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Head coach Kevin Ollie of the Connecticut Huskies cuts down the net after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Five Things: UConn’s Defense, Foul Shooting Fuel Championship

Last night, the Huskies cut down the nets in Dallas after beating Kentucky 60-54 to win the school’s fourth national championship. Consider that Kentucky needed four straight late escapes to reach the final and you get a sense for what kind of Tournament this was.

04/08/2014

Shabazz Napier of the Connecticut Huskies goes up for a shot as Dorian Finney-Smith of the Florida Gators defends during the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal. (Photo by Chris Steppig-Pool/Getty Images)

Daniels Sparks UConn To 63-53 Upset Of Florida

DeAndre Daniels had 20 points and 10 rebounds to help UConn snap Florida’s 30-game win streak.

04/05/2014

Shabazz Napier #13 and the Connecticut Huskies celebrate with the trophy after defeating the Michigan State Spartans to win the East Regional Final of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 30, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

UConn Players’ Loyalty After Postseason Ban Pays Off

The Huskies were punished for the mistakes made by players over the four previous years. While five players left the program, others remained loyal to UConn.

04/03/2014

DeAndre Daniels #2 of the Connecticut Huskies (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Rising Star: UConn Forward DeAndre Daniels

Among his fellow Connecticut Huskies, he ranks second in scoring, rebounding, and blocks. Playing alongside Shabazz Napier, he can go unnoticed.

03/18/2014

Mike Zunino (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Listen To The Steve Sandmeyer Show – Friday, March 14th

Steve, Bill & Jason talk with Seattle Mariners Catcher Mike Zunino, USC Head Coach Steve Sarkisian, The Herald’s John Boyle and Arizona Wildcats play-by-play man Brian Jeffries.

1090 The Fan–03/14/2014

Chris Petersen introduced as the new Huskies head coach (Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Timing Right For Huskies, Petersen

Chris Petersen inherits a young team that graduates 14 seniors, including just eight who were on the two-deep depth chart.

1090 The Fan–12/09/2013

Churchill has Alabama tipping Auburn on the road (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Churchill’s Picks Include Huskies, Hawks, Tide

Last week I went 9-2 in college football and 7-5 in the NFL — again, straight up, no point spreads here that’s for Las Vegas and Steve Sandmeyer. It’s a huge week in college, highlighted […]

1090 The Fan–11/28/2013

Kasen Williams (photo credit: Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Washington Expects Williams To Miss Rest Of Season

Washington wide receiver Kasen Williams is expected to miss the rest of the regular season and will undergo surgery on Tuesday to repair a fracture in his lower left leg and an injury to his left foot.

1090 The Fan–10/28/2013

(photo credit: Stephen Lam
Getty Images)

Stanford Outlasts Washington, 31-28

Ty Montgomery had several drops and one of his worst games in a loss at Washington last season. A year later, he turned in a breakout performance that saved Stanford.

1090 The Fan–10/06/2013

Hiroshi Yamauchi

Podcast: The Steve Sandmeyer Show For Thursday, September 19th

With Steve out on vacation, Bill Swartz and Art Thiel discuss the passing of Mariners owner Hiroshi Yamauchi with The News Tribune’s Ryan Divish.  Plus, a season preview of Thunderbirds Hockey with Head Coach Steve Konowalchuk […]

1090 The Fan–09/19/2013

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